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Sharks teeth, TDF stage 11

July 14, 2006


These mountains look like sharks teeth, and that is what it did to the riders today. Even Lance Armstrong said he wasn’t a fan of the Col du Tourmalet.

In the end, it was an American, Floyd Landis of Team Phonak in the lead, with another American Levi Leipheimer finishing 2nd in the stage to finally have a good stage at the tour.

Stupid move of the race?  Thomas Voekler attacking from the peloton to try and get to the leaders, only to hit the wall like a bug against a truck (lorrie) at top speed and fall back and back and back.

So much for the Pyrenees, a flat stage today, then off to the Alps for more manly riding.

From → tour de france

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